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Careers and professional development in academia

Careers and professional development opportunities, in the form of seminars, networks and online programmes are available to those of you working in academia.

Online course for PostDocs – PostDoc Career Success

As a junior researcher, for instance recently appointed postdocs, are welcome to participate in the online PostDoc Career Success programme in English that provides basic knowledge and tools that can be directly applied to your everyday work. The programme is free for all participants.

Read more and register on the PostDoc Training website

Online course for PhD students: Career Control for Researchers

Lund University offers PhD students in all disciplines the opportunity to participate in a training course on how to create an individual career plan and concrete tools on how to put it into action. The training course is not part of your PhD studies as such, but an opportunity for you to plan your future career. Your career plan can also be discussed at the yearly staff appraisal.

The online course combines online learning material with webinars and is designed for people working full time. The course is in English and is free of charge to PhD students and their departments.

Read more and register your interest in participation on the course provider’s webpage

Women IN Great Sciences

Women IN Great Sciences (WINGS) is a network for women who conduct research at the Lund University faculties of Science, Medicine and Engineering (LTH), and in the industry. They organise lunch seminars, workshops and annual networking conferences on different themes.

Read more and become a member on the WINGS website


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